Office of Research Open House

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Office of Research Open House

By Jonathan Eisen

When and where

Date and time

Wednesday, April 30, 2014 · 9:30am - 12pm PDT


Activities & Recreation Center (ARC) 232 One Shields Avenue Davis, CA 95616


Partners in Research: Cultivating Research Potential

Join the Office of Research for the 3rd Annual Open House to learn more about the core facilities and research resources we offer faculty, graduate students,
researchers, and staff.

Wednesday, April, 30, 2014 from 9:30 am - 12 pm at the Activities & Recreation Center (ARC) Ballrooms

9:30-10:30 am - Panel Discussion: Building International Research Partnerships

  • Professor Lovell (Tu) Jarvis, Agricultural and Resource Economics
  • Distinguished Professor Suad Joseph, Anthropology and Women and Gender Studies
  • Dean Harold Levine, School of Education
  • Associate Vice Provost Adrienne Martin, University Outreach & International Programs
  • Director Jonna Mazet, Wildlife Health Center
  • Moderated by Executive Associate Vice Chancellor Cindy Kiel, Office of Research

11:00-12:00 pm - Panel Discussion: Becoming a Successful Grant Writer

  • Professor Jorge Dubkovsky, Plant Sciences
  • Professor Susan Kauzlarich, Chemistry
  • Professor Kent Lloyd, Surgery
  • Professor Angelique Louie, Biomedical Engineering
  • Professor Anthony Wexler, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
  • Moderated by Director Sheryl Soucy-Lubell, Interdisciplinary Research Support

Exhibits of current research activities and supporting units will be there to meet with you during the whole event.

Office of Research Units

  • BGI@UC Davis
  • Corporate Relations
  • InnovationAccess
  • Institutional Review Board Administration
  • Interdisciplinary Research Support
  • Kuali Coues
  • Limited Submissions Program
  • Research Compliance and Integrity
  • Research Unit Development & Strategic Initiatives
  • Sponsored Programs
  • Venture Catalyst

Units Across Campus

  • ANSWER: Amyloids for Nanoparticle Synthesis, Wiring, Energy, and Remediation
  • California National Primate Research Center
  • Campus Mass Spectrometry Facilities
  • Cellular and Molecular Imaging Core at the Center for Health and the Environment
  • Center for Biophotonics, Science and Technology
  • Center for Healthcare Policy and Research
  • Center for Molecular and Genomic Imaging
  • Clinical and Translational Science Center
  • Flow Cytometry Shared Resource
  • Genome Center
  • Genomics Shared Resource
  • Geospatial Consulting
  • Graduate Studies
  • Host Microbe Systems Biology Core
  • Interdisciplinary Center for Plasma Mass Spectrometry
  • Internal Medicine
  • John Muir Institute of the Environment
  • Mouse Biology Program
  • Nanomaterials in the Environment, Agriculture & Technology: Keck Spectral Imaging Facility
  • Natural Reserve System
  • Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Facility
  • Rapid-Need: RNA-Based, Amplification Free, Pathogen Identification Using Nano-Enabled Electronic Detection
  • San Francisco Estuary and Watershed Science
  • Surgery
  • Tahoe Environmental Research Center
  • UC Davis Libraries
  • West Coast Metabolomics Center

Driving Directions

Google Maps

From San Francisco

  • Take US-101 S via the ramp to Oakland/I-80/San Jose
  • Take the exit onto I-80 E toward Oakland (Partial toll road)
  • Slight right at CA-113 N (signs for CA-113/Woodland)
  • Take the Russell Blvd exit toward Davis
  • Turn right at Russell Blvd
  • Turn Right at La Rue Rd
  • Turn Left at Orchard Park Road

From Sacramento

  • Take I-80 W
  • Take exit 70 to merge onto CA-113 N toward Woodland
  • Take the Russell Blvd exit toward Davis
  • Turn right at Russell Blvd
  • Turn Right at La Rue Rd
  • Turn Left at Orchard Park Road

Nearest Parking Lots:

Parking lot 25
The Activities and Recreation Center parking lot has day permits for $8, which can be purchased from machines in the lots (cash or credit cards accepted) and coin-metered spaces.

About the organizer

Organized by
Jonathan Eisen

Jonathan A. Eisen, Ph.D

Professor, University of California, Davis
Adjunct Scientist, DOE Joint Genome Institute
Lab Page:

Phone: 530 752 3498 (office)

Phone: 530 400 6066 (cell)